| Jun 10, 2014
| 7:39 PM
The most interesting man in the world may not be that guy in the TV beer ads. It may be Phil Mickelson.
Even though he is instantly identifiable in the world of sports merely as "Phil," he is certainly not just plain Phil.
There is nothing plain about...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:02 PM
The United States Golf Assn. has taken its annual exercise in sadism to new heights. This year, it will torture both genders of tour players at the same place.
It all begins Thursday, with the first round of the 72-hole U.S. Open for men. Next week,...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:15 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. -- Rickie Fowler was only 10 when Payne Stewart won the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in 1999. Stewart died in a freak plane crash four months later and his championship has been given extra celebration at Pinehurst since.
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:24 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — Fran Quinn has won in Thailand, Saskatchewan, Panama and Idaho.
He has missed cuts in odd locales too. Hey, he's 49 and he has been at this a while.
His golf odyssey continued Thursday at Pinehurst No. 2, and the Northwestern...
| May 14, 2014
| 9:03 PM
James River Country Club is honoring one of its own Thursday, renowned amateur golfer Moss Beecroft, with a tournament and museum-caliber display of his memorabilia.
A six-time Virginia State Golf Association senior amateur champion, Beecroft...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 5:35 PM
Teeing off on the final hole at the U.S. Open, Justin Rose figured he needed par to seal a victory.
The direction and trajectory of his shot looked good, but not until he walked up the fairway did Rose see that his ball had landed right beside a...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Crooner Bruno Mars and monarch Queen Elizabeth II will be among the high-profile hat wearers inducted into the Headwear Hall of Fame in 2014.
Other celebrity headgear aficionados to be inducted alongside them at an April 2014 gala in New York City are...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 1:32 PM
UConn has some different schools in its conference. A look at those newcomers:
Location: Orlando, Fla.
Colors: Black and gold
Famous UCF athletes: Chicago Bears receiver Brandon...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 1:14 PM
WEST, Texas — The two-tone brown Ford F-150 careens into the downtown parking space and out jumps Tommy Muska, a mayor on the move.
Wearing a baseball cap, green long-sleeved shirt and bluejeans, his face ruddy from a life under the central Texas...
| Oct 17, 2013
Another week, another Duck Dynasty recap of an episode with a Si pun in the title. Between that and the Si-cology book that's out now, are we running low on these? Yeah, I doubt it, too. We start at a junkyard, where Willie and Korie are walking with John...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 10:51 AM
CROMWELL -- Bubba Watson pondered the "who Is Bubba" query for few moments. "I'm just a country boy from a small town who loves to play golf and loves just to have fun. That's it." But Watson is exceedingly modest. There's much more depth in this...